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2 edition of The baggy green found in the catalog.

The baggy green

Michael Fahey

The baggy green

the pride, passion and history of Australia"s sporting icon

by Michael Fahey

  • 30 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by The Cricket Pub. in West Pennant Hills, N.S.W .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hats -- Australia -- History,
  • Cricket -- Equipment and supplies -- Australia -- History,
  • Cricket -- Collectibles -- Australia,
  • Sports -- Collectibles -- Australia,
  • Cricket -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMichael Gahey and Mike Coward ; foreword by Mark Taylor.
    ContributionsCoward, Mike.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGT1590 .F34 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 131 p. :
    Number of Pages131
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23540192M
    ISBN 109780977563111
    LC Control Number2009396462

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    ‘The Baggy Green’ is a new perspective on the marriage between tradition and professionalism, and happily it shows that some institutions will always endure. You don’t need to be a cricket. Growing Beans in Baggies. A week later, we planted lima beans in baggies. We wet a few cotton balls and dropped them in the bags. We added a couple of lima beans and sealed the bags. Then we attached the bags to the window in our classroom with tape. We reviewed and discussed what we had learned about plants and what seeds need to grow.


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